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October High Five Award Winners

The effort, dedication, and insights of these staff are appreciated and invaluable to the success of our organization.

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  • October High Five Award Winners

  • AEAs provide Iowa Standards for School Leaders training

  • Website designed to help Iowans with mental health needs

How we help educators, students & families

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    Accelerate children’s learning and development.

    Iowa’s AEAs provide educational equity for all Iowa children with emphasis on those with diverse learning needs.

  • 2

    Inspire educators to sustain superior learning outcomes.

    Iowa’s AEAs provide professional tools and learning experiences to support the implementation of evidence-based curriculum, instruction, and assessment.

  • 3

    Innovate with schools to maximize system effectiveness.

    Iowa’s AEAs provide economies of scale, and program and infrastructure supports.

  • 4

    Partner with community organizations.

    Iowa’s AEAs provide expertise to healthcare and non-profit groups so that children who are experiencing delays can be evaluated by therapists and other specialists.

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🚨 We Want Your Feedback! 🚨 The AEA Customer Feedback Survey closes Today, October 18. Thanks in advance! ow.ly/8zFE50Gkor7 #iaedchat ... See MoreSee Less

🚨 We Want Your Feedback! 🚨 The AEA Customer Feedback Survey closes Today, October 18. Thanks in advance! http://ow.ly/8zFE50Gkor7 #iaedchat

🚨 We Want Your Feedback! 🚨 The AEA Customer Feedback Survey closes on Monday. Thanks in advance! ow.ly/8zFE50Gkor7 #iaedchat ... See MoreSee Less

🚨 We Want Your Feedback! 🚨 The AEA Customer Feedback Survey closes on Monday. Thanks in advance! http://ow.ly/8zFE50Gkor7 #iaedchat

Why do Iowa teachers love @PearDeck? "Flashcard Factory gets them up, moving, & working with a peer. Pear Deck is my students' (and my) favorite tool!" Nicole DeGidio, Teacher/Instructional/Technology Coach, Clayton Ridge CSD @nicoleshaw880 @ClaytonRidgeCSD #iaedchat #weareaea ... See MoreSee Less

Why do Iowa teachers love @PearDeck? Flashcard Factory gets them up, moving, & working with a peer. Pear Deck is my students (and my) favorite tool! Nicole DeGidio, Teacher/Instructional/Technology Coach, Clayton Ridge CSD @nicoleshaw880 @ClaytonRidgeCSD #iaedchat #weareaea

Timeline PhotosIowa Teachers! 🧑‍🏫 Are you using Pear Deck? Check out the resources provided by Iowa's AEAs - templates, how-to, & videos 👏 www.iowaaea.org/how-we-can-help/pear-deck/ #peardeck #iaedchat #iowaaea ... See MoreSee Less

🚨 We Want Your Feedback! 🚨 AEA Customer Feedback Survey Open October 1-18 . Thanks in advance! ow.ly/8zFE50Gkor7 #iaedchat ... See MoreSee Less

🚨 We Want Your Feedback! 🚨 AEA Customer Feedback Survey Open October 1-18 . Thanks in advance! http://ow.ly/8zFE50Gkor7 #iaedchat

Favorite books/authors for you or your kiddos...go!What is your favorite book? National Book Month is held each October and focuses on the importance of reading, writing and literature. #iaedchat ... See MoreSee Less

Favorite books/authors for you or your kiddos...go!

Melissa, thank you for making a difference in the lives of the DHH kiddos in our schools! ... See MoreSee Less

Melissa, thank you for making a difference in the lives of the DHH kiddos in our schools!

Timeline PhotosWe are proud to know that our schools work hard to create a safe, supportive learning environments and a culture of positivity, inclusiveness, and respect. #iowaaea #iaedchat #bullyingpreventionmonth ... See MoreSee Less

What we’re proud of

21 & 15

Public school districts and accredited nonpublic schools.

294

Staff dedicated to making a difference every day.

6529

Students with an Individualized Education Program (IEP) both weighted and non-weighted.

1396

Children age birth to 3 screened in 2019-2020.

“AEA services are huge for our family. We’d be confused, in a world of hurt without them. We wouldn’t have the knowledge or the skills to know the things we can do to easily incorporate into our day-to-day life. We get a lot more out of the sessions when we are at home in an environment that is comfortable for our family and our daughter. We’re so happy the AEA exists!”